Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The Bangladesh Business News prepared Sunday’s midday business round up compiling reports, published by different local and international newspapers and news portals.
IPO subscription of Aamra Networks begins Sunday
The initial public offering (IPO) subscription of Aamra Networks for general public, including non-resident Bangladeshis has started on Sunday, officials said.
Call money rate falls further, BDT/US$ remains stable
The weighted average rate on call money fell further on Thursday while the Bangladesh Taka (BDT) remained stable against the US dollar.
Bangladesh’s stocks stay positive at midday on Sunday
Bangladesh’s stocks stayed in the positive trend at midday on Sunday as some investors continued their buying appetite on sector specific stocks.
The week ahead: 5 things to watch on the economic calendar
Global financial markets will focus on a big batch of U.S. economic reports in the week ahead, with Friday’s inflation data in the spotlight, for further clues on the timing of the next Federal Reserve rate hike.
Crude oil posts weekly loss ahead of Opec meeting
Crude futures settled higher on Friday, capping off a volatile week which saw crude prices rise above $50 a barrel before pairing gains amid renewed concerns over Opec’s compliance with the deal to curb production.
Gold on track to snap 3-week winning streak amid dollar rebound
Gold prices slumped in the wake of a surge in the dollar, after a stronger-than-expected nonfarm payrolls report eased concerns over a possible slowdown in the U.S. economy.